Secondary school pupils face longer terms and shorter holidays after summer

Secondary school pupils face longer terms and shorter holidays after summer as part of multibillion-pound ‘educational recovery’ plan – but exams may be easier too Government ministers are debating whether to lengthen school day or the terms  Ministers ‘have already agreed millions of youngsters need more time at school’ Next year’s 2022 GCSE and A-level … Read more

Secondary school pupils face longer terms and shorter holidays after summer

Secondary school pupils face longer terms and shorter holidays after summer as part of multibillion-pound ‘educational recovery’ plan – but exams may be easier too Government ministers are debating whether to lengthen school day or the terms  Ministers ‘have already agreed millions of youngsters need more time at school’ Next year’s 2022 GCSE and A-level … Read more

Covid England: Almost 85% of secondary schools in England ‘had NO cases after they opened’

Almost nine in 10 secondary schools in England had no coronavirus cases after they reopened, official figures suggest. Surveillance data showed only nine of 80 schools surveyed had spotted one infected pupil or staff member in the fortnight ending March 31. Four saw at least two cases, according to the Office for National Statistics report.   … Read more

Young girl dies after suffering ‘medical episode’ at secondary school in Hertfordshire

Young girl dies after suffering ‘medical episode’ at secondary school in Hertfordshire Schoolgirl became unresponsive at Marriotts School, Stevenage, on Thursday  The unidentified girl was rushed to a nearby hospital but died shortly afterwards  Police are not treating the death as suspicious and enquiries are now underway  By Faith Ridler For Mailonline Published: 13:17 BST, 30 … Read more

Young girl dies after suffering ‘medical episode’ at secondary school in Hertfordshire

Young girl dies after suffering ‘medical episode’ at secondary school in Hertfordshire Schoolgirl became unresponsive at Marriotts School, Stevenage, on Thursday  The unidentified girl was rushed to a nearby hospital but died shortly afterwards  Police are not treating the death as suspicious and enquiries are now underway  By Faith Ridler For Mailonline Published: 13:17 BST, 30 … Read more

Secondary school is evacuated and children sent home after staff receive ‘malicious communication’

Secondary school is evacuated and children sent home after staff receive ‘malicious communication’ Pupils at Radyr Comprehensive in Cardiff told to go home amid police incident The incident is said to be ongoing and ‘relating to a malicious communication’ Headteacher said parents should email school if children can’t access homes  By Faith Ridler For Mailonline … Read more

British girl goes missing from secondary school in Mallorca

British girl goes missing in Mallorca: Police launch search for 14-year-old who was last seen outside her secondary school two days ago Taya O’Loughlin was last seen outside a secondary school in Palma on Tuesday Reports say she was last seen with a Spanish girl who lives in a children’s home A specialist police unit … Read more

Cabinet Office will open secondary HQ in Glasgow with at least 500 officials set to move from London

Cabinet Office will open secondary HQ in Glasgow with at least 500 officials set to move from London The Cabinet Office will set up a secondary base in Glasgow under PM’s plans  Staff received an email yesterday revealing 500 officials will be moved by 2024 The announcement comes only days after it was revealed other … Read more

Cabinet Office will open secondary HQ in Glasgow with at least 500 officials set to move from London

Cabinet Office will open secondary HQ in Glasgow with at least 500 officials set to move from London The Cabinet Office will set up a secondary base in Glasgow under PM’s plans  Staff received an email yesterday revealing 500 officials will be moved by 2024 The announcement comes only days after it was revealed other … Read more